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Dr. Mika Hiramatsu
31 years experience Pediatrics
Oral: Oral steroids are the fastest way. In the future, would recommend using tecnu soap.

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Goldberg
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Time/Rest and Ice: as above - why can;t you take NSAIDs??
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ester Kwok
31 years experience Internal Medicine
See rheumatologist: There are many excellent steroid sparing meds now available in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Please see your rheumatologist about them. As ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Narrow road: Steroids will increase your appetite and cause fluid retention. It has to do with mostly damage control, reduce as much as possible salt intake and st ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
37 years experience Internal Medicine
With water,no milk: Milk products reduce the effectiveness of doxycycline. After food is ok.
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Dr. Monica Wood
27 years experience Hand Surgery
There : There is no clear answer to this. While the "best" source is dairy products as far as absorption, they have a lot of calories and many people have la ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
25 years experience Dermatology
Thermometer: With a thermometer.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Buspar (buspirone): In daytime, usually twice daily, once with breakfast & once with lunch or dinner.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
25 years experience Dermatology
Thermometer: With a thermometer.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher John
44 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Several treatments: If past child bearing age iodine 131 is the best in most cases.In younger people drugs or surgery would be considered.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Burn: You should see your dermatologist to get the best therapy.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Best medicine: Best medicine is good advice. Go on low carb diet consisting of meats and above ground veges. Avoid sugar and grains. Remember you lose weight in kitc ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Follow MD's advice: 1'st b sure it's a medicine u do not need 2 remain healthy. Ur md should b the 1 2 decide not u. If a narcotic, md can work out a schedule 4 u. Same 4 ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadu Tuakli
40 years experience Family Medicine
It Depends: It depends on the supplement: some require being taken on an empty stomach and some should be taken with food. Some are better in the a and some befor ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
None: You need to go back to the birds/bees books if you think any medication is going to help you get pregnant! Kidding aside, medications to increase ovul ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
Acne Treatment: Woman/girl? Man/boy? Age? Where is the acne located? Best way is to see a dermatologist. They are all competent, and all can help you. There is no mag ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Rest the joint and : Treatment typically involves resting the affected joint and protecting it from further trauma. In most cases, bursitis pain goes away within a few wee ... Read More
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Dr. William Lizarraga
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Time. : Flu medicines like oseltamivir can hasten recovery and are prescribed by doctors, but for most people time is the best remedy.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. ISRAEL GRINBERG
41 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
22: At bedtime.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Wingo
32 years experience Endocrinology
Usually none: Prescription meds for osteoporosis are usually not recommended for osteopenia, unless a person has an unusually high fracture risk. Many doctors use t ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Combo: Combination treatment. Most of my patients attend mood disorder group &/ or individual therapy. Additionally those with moderate to severe symptoms us ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience Pharmacy
Depends: Until you see a dentist siple Acetaminophen or an NSAID like Motrin can be helpful. However, don;t wait too long. An abscessed tooth is not only painf ... Read More
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A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
IBS: In irritable bowel syndrome, the decision to try medication depends on what type of IBS is present, how severe the symptoms are, and how much it affec ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelty Baker
27 years experience Hematology
Prednisolone: Both Prednisone and Prednisolone should be taken in the morning so they don't keep you up all night and so you don't suppress your adrenal gland funct ... Read More

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